MOH Exerts Efforts to Resume Work at Health Institutions in Dhofar

Salalah, The Ministry of Health (MOH) has been

exerting sincere efforts in the Governorate of Dhofar Governorate to

resume work at the health institutions affected by the climate


In this regard, Dr. Darwish bin Saif al-Maharbi, MOH Undersecretary

for Administrative & Financial Affairs visited the Governorate of Dhofar

and met the Director of the Sultan Qaboos Hospital in Salalah along

with Heads of Departments and Units. The Undersecretary was briefed

on the completed phases of work to repair the damages and the

rehabilitation plan for the affected Hospital’s units, departments and

facilities to provide the health services as soon as possible.

During the visit, Dr. al-Maharbi also met members of Emergency &

Health Crises Management Committee at the Governorate. The

meeting discussed the status of health institutions after the climate

condition and the means to restore the health services at the

evacuated health institutions, as well as counting the damages of

these institutions.

He also visited the Primary Healthcare Institutions in the Wilayats of

Salalah, Taqah, and Mirbat in a bid to reassure the health workers and

workflow, as well as to review the damages in these institutions during

the climate conditions.

Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed al-Mushaikhi, Director General of Dhofar

Health Services, Eng. Jamal bin Salim al-Shanfari, MOH Director

General of Engineering Affairs and a number of MOH senior officials

accompanied the Undersecretary.

Source: Oman News Agency